Obsgin Research Unit

Fluid Intake Study in Pregnancy and Lactation (FIS-PnL)

STUDY TITLE

Fluid and nutrients intake study for pregnant and lactating women in Jakarta, Yogyakarta, and Surabaya

STUDY NAME

Fluid Intake Study in Pregnancy and Lactation (FIS-PnL)

STUDY PRODUCTS

None

INDICATION

None

STUDY DESIGN

Cross-sectional study

STUDY OBJECTIVES

 

Primary

Provision of data on fluid intake among pregnant and lactating women in Jakarta, Yogyakarta and Surabaya by using valid instruments

Secondary

  1. To see the socio-demographic, energy and nutrients intake, nutritional status and hydration status among pregnant and lactating women in Jakarta, Yogyakarta and Surabaya;
  2. To determine fluid and energy intake by using seven-day consecutive fluid diaryand 24-h dietary recall;
  3. To assess knowledge, attitude and practice on fluid intake by using structured questionnaire.

INCLUSION CRITERIA

  1. Pregnant and lactating women aged 20-35 years
  2. Living in the study area for at least the last one year
  3. Middle-level of socio-economic status

(B and C based on AC Nielsen criteria)

  1. For pregnant subjects: Represented proportionately by first, second and third trimester, apparently healthy, i.e. singleton pregnancy, no pregnancy complication that will interfere the study outcomes (hyperemesis gravidarum, hypertension, diabetes)
  2. For lactating subjects: Represented proportionately by 0-5 months, 6-11 months and 12-24 monthspost-partum, apparently healthy, i.e. no acute or chronic diseases
  3. Willing to participate by signing the informed consent

EXCLUSION CRITERIA

  1. Illiterate
  2. Having difficulty in communicate by orally

 

STUDY GROUPS

Group A and Group B

SUBJECTS

100 pregnant (group A) and 100 latacting women (group B) aged 20-35 years from each study location

STUDY PERIOD

Estimation  duration of  the study is 5 (five) months

Start of study : Januari 2014

End of study :  Agustus 2014

Posting : 28 Januari 2014 08:51:12